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and murder, if convicted mohamed morsi could face the death penalty. >> arab leaders gathering in cairo to persuade syrian opposition forces to come to geneva ii. >> paul ciancia told police that he acted alone in the shooting at los angeles international airport. >> art imitating life. a moroccan artist drawing inspiration from real-life turmoil in the middle east. >> welcome to al jazeera america. former egyptian president mohamed morsi is at a cairo police academy to face trial for inciting riots and murder. mohamed morsi and his legal team arrived moments ago amid tight security. supporters of muslim brotherhood are planning protests. dominic kane brings us this report ahead of the trial. >> these are the first pictures of mohamed morsi to emerge since being deposed as president in july. loked by an egyptian newspaper, they are thought to show him during a meeting with foreign dignitaries that month. he says he was ousted by the military in a move that was illegal. >> translation: it's illegal. i'm the president, according to the constitution of the country. kout de tar means a stri
level visit there since the military removed president mohamed morsi in july. during kerry's 6-hour stay he called for the violence to end and the country to move towards full democracy. we have the latest from washington. >> the first stop made on the trip to the middle east was not to saudi arabia, but instead to cairo egypt. it's the first and highest ranking visit by a u.s. official since july 3rdrd. that's the day that the military removed mohamed morsi from his post as president of egypt and placed him under arrest. the u.s. has been quite anxious about what has been happening in egypt since, and it was john kerry's mission on sunday to deliver a message from the obama administration about what washington expects cairo to do in the weeks and months ahead. >> how can the united states reconcile working with the government and supporting the move to democracy? >> basically, let's put it this way - the trip was unannounced. in diplomatic terms that is in essence denying egypt the ability to say, "look, the united states is in support of what we have been doing here politically in the
accused of violence and murder and if convicted mohamed morsi could face the death penalty and fall out after a suspected u.s. drone strike kills the head of the pakistan taliban and the u.s. ambassador is going to islamabad. the trouble gunman accused of opening fire at lax and killing a tsa worker and they told him after they shot him he acted alone. and a traditional form of fighting hundreds of years old is in danger of getting knocked out by modern martial arts. good morning and welcome to al jazeera america, i'm stephanie, more than four months after egypt military coup the trial of the first freely elected president is underway and p.m. was over thrown on july 3 and held in a secret location until today. no pictures showing morsi in court have come out. he arrived earlier at a police academy in cairo for the start of his trial. these are live pictures of protesters outside the court building. morsi is charged with insightment to commit murder. supporters say the trial is political and claim it's part of the military crack down on the muslim brotherhood. 14 more brotherhood leader
. >> a trial that has divided a nation has adjourned almost as quickly as it began. a defiant mohamed morsi appeared at his trial in egypt. the deposed president not only refused to wear the uniform, he rejected the charges against him, said he is the legitimate president. don nick kane from cairo. >>> egypt's president arrives for his are trial in cairo. for months he has been in detention at a secret location. his supporters greeted him with the sign of the anti-coup alliance. in the public gallery others joined in but some opponents were heard to shout "execute h him." morsi said he is still the president. the senior judge felt compelled to adjourn the trial for two months. mohamed morsi's son said his father felt the proceedings were a sham. in no human rights, no legal rights, are and the call of emergency, and emergency, it's knot constitutional case. it's not a legal case. we are in part of egypt. >> outside the courts hundreds of morsi supporters had heard the court might dismiss the case. across the country, many of morsi's supporters were on the march. this was the scene in front
to a vendor selling cakes with the face of mohamed morsi. he asked if he had any of abdul fatah al-sisi. the vendor says he does not do soccer players. "you don't like soccer players." bassem yousseff said i'll take the loft. it's sat iriccal, but the program has been taken off the air. >> the comedian has yet to respond. one of his production staff said there was nothing defamatory in the episode. it's not the first time youcef upset the authorities. he ended up in court in march for ridiculing mohamed morsi, who was president at the time. the charge were dismissed and the state commissioner called for this decision to be overturned. a prominent news director has also been taken off the air. >> the banning of youcef's program is seen as a sign that free speech is disappearing. >> what a blow to freedom of expression, free speech in egypt after a revolution. a revolution that we reverted back to pre-january 2011. the red lines are back. obviously the red line now is the military. it's untouchable. >> a free press is non-existent. few among those working for the private or state med
to the country since the ousting of former president mohamed morsi back in july. the secretary making the unannounced trip on the first leg of a 9-day tour through the middle east and north africa. connor powell streaming live from kabul, afghanistan with more. connor? >> secretary of state john kerry arrived in cairo today during what he described as turbulent times. the relationship between egypt and the united states in recent months has been needless to say rocky since the military coup. but kerry insisted the united states is a friend and partner to the egyptian government and to the people. this was kerry's first trip to egypt since the military coup over threw the democratically elected government in july. since then the military-backed government has killed hundreds of supporters of the former president mohamed morsi and arrested thousands more, mainly from the muslim brotherhood party. the white house will actually -- has cut a large part of the u.s. aid to egypt both financial and military aid to the country. and some of the secular groups that have backed the military coup
the next four years. >>> egypt's ousted president mohammed morsi arrives to a crowd of supporters as he heads into the trial for incite. of violence and murder. if convicted he could face the death penalty. from across the bay to around the world the stories that matter on kpix 5 news this morning. >>> hi everyone and good morning. it's monday, november 4th. i am frank mallicoat. >> i am michelle griego. time new is 6:00. spiking crime on a bay area campus. thieves at uc berkeley are targeting students walking alone in the hunt for iphones and laptops. campus police are stepping up efforts to keep students safe. plus. >> he doesn't knock. he just opens the door and says i need to leave. can you take me now? >>> new details about the man accused of last week's deadly shooting at lax as we hear from an acquaintance of paul ciancia for the first time. >> and the woman accused of killing a couple in menlo park is supposed to be in court this morning. the court date keeps being pushed back due to medical issues. her blood alcohol level was apparently twice the legal limit in the octobe
to egypt in the coming weeks we hear. it would be his first trip there since president mohammed morsi was ousted by the military last summer. ties between washington and cairo have been strained since then. the u.s. recently withholding $260 million in cash aid and military weapons pending egypt's progress on democracy and on human rights. >>> they are picking up the pieces this morning after one of the most powerful storms in years, which has battered great britain and western europe. at least 13 people were killed. pretty amazing pictures here. hundreds of thousands left without power. paralyzing storm forced the cancellation of trains, planes, ferries on monday because of winds reaching hurricane force. >> look at that! >> crazy, right? >> you don't usually see this type of thing in western europe. they get it once every 20 years or so. gusts of 99 miles per hour were reported south of england this is in belgium here. clearly the people there not used to it and not sure what to do but you can see the power of the storm. >> great everybody was helping each other. you can't get acros
. >>> a state of alert has been declared in egypt ahead of the trial of deposed president mohammed morsi. 20,000 extra security forces are being deployed in cairo. meanwhile hundreds of people are continuing to protest against the july coup which removed morsi. there are rallies taking place around cairo and giza. >>> a funeral has taken place for one of four palestinian fighters killed in gaza. the israeli military says the tunnels were being used to carry out attacks on its territory. its its a -- on monday rockets wr fired into israel from the territory. >>> electricity has been cut off from the gaza strip due to a shortage of diesel, forcing the only electricity plant to shutdown. in september the energy authority warned of an impending shortage of fuel. the deputy head of the gaza energy society, and he says a shortage of fuel is a big problem. >> reporter: we were depending on fuel coming from egypt, and without part of the taxes from palestinian authority and [ inaudible ] they promise us it is without taxes, but now they told us that they will stay with the full taxes, which we canno
remove mohamed morsi from his post ac as president of the egypt and placed him under arrest. it was john kerry's mission to deliver a message from the obama administration on what washington expect kie re t cairn the white so weeks and months a. how can they move toward working toward democracy. the trip was unannounced and that was denying egypt the ability to say look the united states is in support of what we have been doing here politically in the past five months. so by having this unannounced trip the u.s. was able to send a message that it does disapprove of what has happened. that said, the u.s. also is making it very plain and we heard this from secretary kerry on sunday that the u.s. looks to egypt as a security partner across the middle east. they have had a long standing military relationship. egyptian soldiers train here in the u.s. and the u.s. looks to egypt to-mayb to maintain secur. particularly with the park par f israel with the u.s. has a peace treaty and they look to egypt to make sure that insurdon'surgecss don't get a toe hold. egypt has had an outside amount of in
of support for deposed president mohammed morsi. they filled the streets and denounced morsi's upcoming trial, due to start monday. there were even chants calling for the execution of the military chief who led the coup against morsi. >> (translated): this trial is void because the military coup is void and has no legitimacy. this should never, ever happen not even over our dead bodies. we will never accept a traitor and his accomplish to rule egypt. >> (translated): this is not a trial. until now, no lawyer has been able to meet him and no volunteer has been able to take a copy of the papers of the case. this is not a trial, this is a farce. >> woodruff: the military-backed government has cracked down on morsi supporters since he was ousted in july. secretary of state john kerry acknowledged today that u.s. surveillance overseas has crossed the line at times. the admission followed disclosures that the national security agency monitored german chancellor angela merkel's communications, and tracked phone calls and e-mails across europe. kerry addressed the issue, over video link, for a confer
mohamed morsi caused so much trouble as what was supposed to be the opening day of his trial that it had to be adjourned. first he refused to change into his prison uniform and in the courtroom was shouting "down with the military government." morsi claimed he was the legitimate president of egypt. the trial will resume january 8th. >>> and here's your cute animal video of the day. 14 panda cubs celebrating their 100-day birthday over the weekend. in china, it's celebrated to wish the baby a long life. looks like it wasn't much of a party, though, because they were mostly sleeping and yawning. >>> and if you read only one thing this morning, just weeks before the 50th anniversary of jfk's assassination, the number of books and movies and tv specials is growing. in "vanity fair" james woolcott argues the attention is too much and not enough. here's some of what you're saying. jim writes it's very unfortunate that kids today don't even know about his assassination so i would hope that we as a country would do more education on all of our former presidents. and sue writes i remember that da
, in egypt, the post president mohamed morsi appear for trial. this was his first public appearance since he was ousted on july 3. mohamed morsi and 14 other defendants in the case could ace the death penalty. -- based the death penalty. the wall street journal reports eric schmidt is slamming the nsa for reportedly spying on the data centers, dolling it potentially illegal. he is registered complaints with the nsa, president obama and members of congress. we will hear more about the nsa and privacy issues at 10:00 eastern when we bring you live coverage of the president privacy and civil liberties oversight meeting. it is actually starting right now live on c-span to or watch it later anytime on our website at those are some of the latest headlines on c-span radio. >> what is the most important issue congress should consider an 2013? that is the question for the c- span video camera competition. make a 5-7 minutes documentary that include c-span video for your chance to win the grand prize of $5,000. this year we doubled the number of winners of total prizes. need more infor
around the world today. supporters of egyptian ousted president mohammed morsi. he was ousted on charges of inciting murder. >>> we told you about sophisticated border tunnel between san diego and tijuana. we have video of the tunnel that might have been used to smuggle drugs from the united to the und states from mexico. >>> we have the video of the lantern festival. jon: president obama coming under intense criticism in recent stays for pleading ignorance to a couple major controversies slamming his administration. as peter baker explains it in the opinion pages of "the new york times," president obama finds himself under fire these days both for the botched rollout of his signature health care program and secret spying on allied heads of state. in both instances his explanation roughly boils down to this, i didn't know. and scott wilson is calling him out in the "washington post", quote, nearly a year into his second-term president obama has yesterday yet to master the management information in his administration that failure left him knowing too little at times about the issues that
government ahead of the trial of ousted president mohamed morsi. organizers vowing to demonstrate every day until monday when the trial is set to begin. >>> parents in one california neighborhood are on high alert. that's because police are looking into claims that candy-laced with acid was given out on halloween. according to neighbors, a woman ate her daughter's candy bar and was taken to the hospital with symptoms consistent with those someone high on acid. >>> the common application is the only way for high school seniors to apply to hundreds of colleges. but the website is having several technical problems. when you logon, including giving you time-outs and not accepting forms of payment. due to the glitches, 46 universities have pushed back their early decision deadlines. >>> while president obama's signature health care law is going through growing pains, one state has a bigger goal in mind when it comes to health care reform. vermont wants to become the first state in the country with a universal health care plan, also known as single payer. here's what the plan projected for 2017 w
skewering of his country's new leader, mohamed morsi. after hosni mubarak's three decades of secular authoritarian rule, morsi was elected president with the backing of the muslim brotherhood. and bassem youssef wasn't a fan. ♪ >> youssef has been hugely successful, 30 million viewer for his weekly program. but what youssef doesn't have is the full range of free speech protections of a vibrant democratic society. he opened his show in january hoping things would go better for both himself and egypt's struggling democracy in the new year. >> in march of this year, youssef received a warrant for his arrest, but with his network backing him, he was not put on trial. now egypt has a new leader, morsi is out, and the comedian is back in hot water. bassem youssef was on hiatus when morsi was ousted by the military. the military is in control again and killed nearly a thousand islamist protesters in cairo in august. there is a new general in charge. many in the middle class have embraced the new leader, ultra nationalist fervor has swept the nation there are symbols of the general and the
dishes delicious. >>> welcome back. time for quick headlines. this morning day one of trial for mohammed morsi. it was quickly adjourned already delayed two hours when morsi refused to change into the traditional prison uniform. >>> it's getting harder for americans to sign up for obamacare. the website will go off-line for an extended maintenance every night as programmers try to fix the marketplace. >> 24 minutes after the top of the hour. it is one of the most talked about conspiracy theories in history. who killed jfk? a shocking book out today now claims not only did lyndon johnson know about the plot, he was the mastermind behind kennedy's murder. political consultant and strategist roger stone is the author of "the man who killed kennedy: the case against l.b.j." joins us live this morning. good morning to you. >> steve. >> i thought it was lee harvey oswald. why do you say it was his own vice president? >> johnson had unique motives, means and opportunity. he was a man facing being dumped from the ticket and federal prosecution -- >> wait a minute. what do you mean he was going
as egyptian president mohamed morsi was getting under way as he with was makeing the first appearance since his ouster and said that he was the legitimate leader and the courts had no basis to try him. he and his administration is charged with clashes that left ten people dead last december. >>> a outbreak of polio is breaking out in war-torn syria. there are concerns that it will be spread to lebanon. our dr. nancy snyderman will tell us about the rapid intervention to this potential international crisis. >> hi, natalie, i'm here, and the reason for the concern is that syria has been polio-free since 1982, and neighboring countries as well have not seen it in more than a decade. so when the outbreak was found, the world health organization considered it the tip of the iceberg. >> reporter: almost three years into the syrian war, the medical system is now in shambles. before the conflict began, 90% of syria's children had been immunized against polio, but now the rate is around 60%, and with that, the resurgence of the deadly disease. health officials in the region are taking the threat ser
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